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Quick homeschooling announcement… If you’re homeschooling in New Zealand and interested in Singapore Maths, you will have no doubt noticed that getting the materials here is an expensive hassle. We have been buying the California standards edition materials from the U.S. and having them shipped over to New Zealand at astonishing expense. Thankfully, those days […]
My ISP has had an outage requiring a helicopter to get guys to a remote site. Not ETA for a fix. I might take the night off.
Update: Cash Contributions Thank you! GB AU$120 JM €15 DT $30 NM €300 [!!!] KL $5 (Monthly) KW $20 (Monthly) DJC NZ$30 Wow, thank you all again very much. — You may have noticed that I’ve stopped mentioning earnings. In short, I’ve been making only about 30% of the minimum monthly goal of $1000/month for […]
Via: Electrek: Tesla will unveil its next generation Powerwall, sometimes called ‘Powerwall 2.0‘, at an event on Friday. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been hyping the product since August saying that “no other company has anything close to it.”
I was just working on an off grid proposal for a solar customer… When the power went out. It’s a sign! Anyway, I’m taking the night off from Cryptogon. Green tea: Check Phone state of charge 54%: Check Audiobook loaded on phone: Check
Update: Latest Attack Last night’s antics. — Update: Some of the Attacking Machines People are saying that other alternative news sites have recently been attacked. Here are some of the IPs that attacked Cryptogon, if any other admins was to see if they were hit by the same IPs. This isn’t a complete list at […]
A storm has taken out our power again. The thing hasn’t even really hit us yet. Might not be any updates for a while. Via: NZ Herald: Severe weather is expected for some parts of the country this evening, with possibilities of surface flooding. A strong northeasterly flow is reaching Auckland, Waikato, Coromandel, Wanganui and […]
Via: CNN: U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, a leading conservative voice on the high court, has died at the age of 79, a government source and a family friend told CNN on Saturday. Scalia died in his sleep during a visit to Texas. A government official said Scalia went to bed Friday night and […]
Summer storm took down the power about two hours ago. You know the routine… Middle of the night now, but if the juice isn’t back on by tomorrow I’ll be rigging up the inverter to ‘ye ole Nissan van. About 23c so our freezer will definitely be ready for a cooling blast by then.
I’m probably going to sign off for a couple of days. Whatever you believe or don’t believe during this maddening-for-some time of year, enjoy a brief pause in the firehose of doom that normally spews out of Cryptogon. We got our eight year old son a break barrel pellet rifle. He’s been doing the Ralphy-routine […]